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Physiographic Provinces

Utah is part of three major physiographic provinces. These are big regions with similar terrain, rock types, and geologic history. Each province is unique and different from the others. Click on the map to learn about each one.

What physiographic province do you live in? What makes your province unique?

map of Utah provinces with links link to info on Colorado Plateau link to info on Colorado Plateau link to info on colorado plateau link to info on basin and range link to info on basin and range province link to info on rocky mountain province link to info on rocky mountain province